The spring issue of American Forests magazine is now available! Take a look at these stories and more:
"The Last of the Giants" by Will Blozan
These massive eastern hemlocks would be national champions - if they weren't all dead. What's killing off the eastern hemlocks, and who is doing something about it?
"A Tale of Two Trails" by Jerry Dupy
Who maintains the trails of the Ozarks? These two all-volunteer groups, who are working to create one continuous Trans-Ozark trail.
"Natural Gas Vs. Penn Forests" by Darrin Youker
Pennsylvania's forests are being used for a valuable natural resource - and it isn't the trees. Is natural gas drilling good enough for the economy to balance out the damage it does to forests?
These stories and more can be read on our website at http://www.americanforests.org/productsandpubs/magazine/archives/Spring2011_mag/index.php